Basic LR Sets

Read the information given below and answer the six items that follow.

A, B, C and D are students. They are studying in four different cities, viz., P, Q, R and S (not necessarily in that order). They are studying in Science college, Arts college, Commerce college and Engineering college (not necessarily in that order), which are situated in four different States, viz., Gujarat, Rajasthan, Assam and Kerala (not necessarily in that order). Further, it is given that

  1. D is studying in Assam
  2. Arts college is located in city S which is in Rajasthan
  3. A is studying in Commerce college
  4. B is studying in city Q
  5. Science college is located in Kerala

1. A is studying in

  1. Rajasthan
  2. Gujarat
  3. city Q
  4. Kerala

2. Science college is located in

  1. city Q
  2. city S
  3. city R
  4. city P

3. C is studying in

  1. Science college
  2. Rajasthan
  3. Gujarat
  4. city Q

4. Which one of the following statements is correct?

  1. D is not studying in city S.
  2. A is studying in Science college.
  3. A is studying in Kerala.
  4. Engineering college is located in Gujarat.

5. Which one of the following statements is correct regarding Engineering college?

  1. C is studying there.
  2. B is studying there.
  3. It is located in Gujarat.
  4. D is studying there.

6. Which one of the following statements is correct?

  1. Engineering college is located in Assam.
  2. City Q is situated in Assam
  3. C is studying in Kerala.
  4. B is studying in Gujarat.

Answers

Based on the given information in i, iii and iv, create a table:

Student City College State
A   Commerce  
B Q    
C      
D     Assam

Based on ii, Arts - City S - Rajasthan, is only possible for student C. Based on v, Science - Kerala, is only possible for student B. So, Gujarat state is of A and Engineering college is for D.

Student City College State
A   Commerce Gujarat
B Q Science Kerala 
C S Arts Rajasthan 
D   Engineering Assam

Correct options are:

  1. B
  2. A
  3. B
  4. A
  5. D
  6. A